What is r22 gas?

What is r22 gas?

R22 is a greenhouse gas that contributes to the depletion of the Earth’s ozone layer and to global warming. Since we rely on the ozone to absorb harmful UV radiation, it’s very important to pinpoint and eliminate the use of greenhouse gases whenever possible.

Is r22 gas flammable?

R 22 is not flammable at ambient temperatures and atmospheric pressure. However, this material will become combustible when mixed with air under pressure and exposed to strong ignition sources.

What is r22 Freon?

R22 known as Freon 22 is a refrigerant gas mainly used in air conditioning units and refrigerators. As it is known to cause ozone depletion and global warming HCFC-22 is being substituted.

Is Forane 22 a R22 refridgerant?

Forane ® 22 refrigerant (R-22) is used in a broad range of applications, including residential and commercial air conditioning, refrigeration, chillers, room air conditioning, heat pumps, transport refrigeration, and other comfort cooling and refrigeration applications. R-22 is an HCFC and is going through a mandatory phase out for manufacturing and importing by January 1, 2020, according to the Montreal Protocol.